2015

I read 118 books in 2015. The vast majority were young adult, but I did read several standout middle grade books, and I also squeezed in a few favorite adult authors. Middle grade and young adult books are in purple. Books I’ve reviewed are marked with an (R) and linked. The books that made my list of favorite reads for 2015 are starred.

  1. Honeymoon Hotel by Hester Browne
  2. Pivot Point by Kasie West* (R)
  3. Split Second by Kasie West* (R)
  4. The Shocking Secret of a Guest at the Wedding by Victoria Alexander
  5. The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater
  6. Hotshot by Julie Garwood
  7. Unremembered by Jessica Brody (R)
  8. Once Upon the End by James Riley (R)
  9. Unforgotten by Jessica Brody
  10. True Love by Jude Deveraux
  11. Fairest of All by Sarah Mlynowski* (R)
  12. Fairest by Marissa Meyer
  13. The Secrets of Sir Richard Kenworthy by Julia Quinn
  14. The Heartbreak Messenger by Alexander Vance
  15. The Final Cut by Catherine Coulter and J.T. Ellison
  16. The Geography of You and Me by Jennifer E. Smith
  17. The Forest of Hands and Teeth by Carrie Ryan
  18. The Dirt Diary by Anna Staniszewski
  19. Elevated by Elana Johnson
  20. Prom & Prejudice by Elizabeth Eulberg
  21. The Swift Boys and Me by Kody Keplinger
  22. Stormy Persuasion by Johanna Lindsey
  23. The Shadow Cabinet by Maureen Johnson (R)
  24. Monstrous by MarcyKate Connolly
  25. Unchanged by Jessica Brody
  26. If the Shoe Fits by Sarah Mlynowski* (R)
  27. Invaded by Melissa Landers
  28. All Fall Down by Ally Carter* (R)
  29. Undiscovered: An Unremembered Novella by Jessica Brody
  30. Until Midnight: An Alienated Novella by Melissa Landers
  31. Sammy Keyes and the Skeleton Man by Wendelin Van Draanen
  32. Winterspell by Claire Legrand
  33. Hourglass by Myra McEntire
  34. Timepiece by Myra McEntire
  35. Infinityglass by Myra McEntire
  36. Sammy Keyes and the Sisters of Mercy by Wendelin Van Draanen
  37. Revenge of the Girl with the Great Personality by Elizabeth Eulberg
  38. The Collector by Nora Roberts
  39. Scripted by Maya Rock
  40. Unleashed: An Unremembered Novella by Jessica Brody
  41. Miss Mayhem by Rachel Hawkins (R)
  42. Mirrored by Alex Flinn (R)
  43. The Time of the Fireflies by Kimberley Griffiths Little (R)
  44. Beastly by Alex Flinn (R)
  45. Beastly: Lindy’s Diary by Alex Flinn (R)
  46. A Kiss in Time by Alex Flinn (R)
  47. The Fire Artist by Daisy Whitney
  48. Cloaked by Alex Flinn (R)
  49. Bewitching by Alex Flinn (R)
  50. Towering by Alex Flinn (R)
  51. The Allegra Biscotti Collection by Olivia Bennett
  52. Top Ten Uses for an Unworn Prom Dress by Tina Ferraro
  53. The Sound of Life and Everything by Krista Van Dolzer* (R)
  54. Fool Me Twice by Mandy Hubbard
  55. Kissing Ted Callahan (and Other Boys) by Amy Spaulding
  56. The Weight of Feathers by Anna-Marie McLemore (R)
  57. Shopaholic to the Stars by Sophie Kinsella
  58. The Daring Exploits of a Runaway Heiress by Victoria Alexander
  59. Wrong About the Guy by Claire LaZebnik
  60. The Fill-In Boyfriend by Kasie West (R)
  61. Sink or Swim by Sarah Mlynowski*
  62. Conviction by Kelly Loy Gilbert
  63. The Lonely Hearts Club by Elizabeth Eulberg
  64. When You Leave by Monica Ropal
  65. Trust Me, I’m Lying by Mary Elizabeth Summer (R)
  66. We Can Work It Out by Elizabeth Eulberg
  67. P.S. I Still Love You by Jenny Han
  68. Killjoy by Julie Garwood
  69. Murder List by Julie Garwood
  70. Slow Burn by Julie Garwood
  71. Dream On by Sarah Mlynowski*
  72. Shadow Dance by Julie Garwood
  73. Fire and Ice by Julie Garwood
  74. Fast Track by Julie Garwood
  75. You’re Invited by Jen Malone & Gail Nall* (R)
  76. Royal Wedding by Meg Cabot
  77. Power Play by Catherine Coulter
  78. About That Fling by Tawna Fenske
  79. More Than Exes by Elizabeth Briggs
  80. None of the Above by I. W. Gregorio
  81. Don’t Vote for Me by Krista Van Dolzer (R)
  82. Something Real by Heather Demetrios
  83. The Edge of Forever by Melissa E. Hurst
  84. A Madness So Discreet by Mindy McGinnis (R)
  85. Map to the Stars by Jen Malone
  86. Down with the Shine by Kate Karyus Quinn (R)
  87. Sizzle by Julie Garwood
  88. Free to Fall by Lauren Miller
  89. Down to the Liar by Mary Elizabeth Summer
  90. The Secrets We Keep by Trisha Leaver (R)
  91. The Coincidence of Coconut Cake by Amy E. Reichert
  92. Seaborne: The Lost Prince by Matt Myklusch* (R)
  93. This Monstrous Thing by Mackenzi Lee (R)
  94. Please Ignore Vera Dietz by A.S. King
  95. The Apothecary by Maile Meloy (R)
  96. Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella (R)
  97. Reality Boy by A.S. King
  98. There Will Be Lies by Nick Lake (R)
  99. Spinning Starlight by R.C. Lewis (R)
  100. Trust Me, I’m Trouble by Mary Elizabeth Summer
  101. The Case for a Creator by Lee Strobel
  102. Damage Done by Amanda Panitch (R)
  103. The Immortal Heights by Sherry Thomas* (R)
  104. This Is What Happy Looks Like by Jennifer E. Smith (R)
  105. Winter by Marissa Meyer* (R)
  106. Happy Again by Jennifer E. Smith
  107. The Fate of Ten by Pittacus Lore
  108. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins
  109. Cold As Ice by Sarah Mlynowski
  110. Immaculate by Katelyn Detweiler
  111. Wish You Were Italian by Kristin Rae (R)
  112. Made You Up by Francesca Zappia
  113. Neverseen by Shannon Messenger*
  114. Wanderlost by Jen Malone* (R)
  115. On the Fence by Kasie West
  116. The Selection by Kiera Cass (R)
  117. The Lost Key by Catherine Coulter & J.T. Ellison
  118. The Elite by Kiera Cass (R)